[alsa-devel] underruns and strange code in pcm_rate.c (and patch)

Timur Tabi timur at freescale.com
Thu Nov 8 23:01:46 CET 2007

Timur Tabi wrote:

> I think I'm seeing the same problem.  When I play certain video files with 
> mplayer and "-ao oss", the video plays much faster than normal, the audio cuts 
> out, and my audio driver gets called the STOP command at the end of a period.

Update: when I tell mplayer to set the sample rate to 48000, the problem appears 
to go away completely.  So it looks like sample rate conversion and OSS don't 
work well together.

Timur Tabi
Linux kernel developer at Freescale

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